Activists replace vandalised Gukurahundi plaque

This is the fourth time that the pressure group has erected a memorial plaque at Bhalagwe after the previous ones were vandalised by suspected State security agents.
By Innocent Magondo 20h ago
Strong winds blew off roofs
Strong winds blew off roofs
Ward 5 councillor Dumisani Nkomo said he was in the process of mobilising more support and resources to assist the victims.
By Jerssie Mpofu Feb. 22, 2024
Gukurahundi survivors vent anger over Youths Day
Bulawayo Progressive Residents Association secretary for administration, Thembelani Dube said Mugabe would always be remembered in the region for nothing else, but Gukurahundi.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 22, 2024
Tout beats up police officer
Jacob Magwejere (20) was not asked to plead when he appeared on Tuesday before Bulawayo magistrate Maxwell Ncube, who remanded him to March 4 on US$100 bail.
By Daniel Moyo Feb. 22, 2024
Bulawayo drug lord nabbed
Stephen Nenge, who was not asked to plead when he appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Maxwell Ncube on Tuesday, was remanded in custody to February 22.
By Jerssie Mpofu Feb. 22, 2024
Vic Falls unlocks land for residential purposes
At the time, Dlamini said most of the land in the area was reserved for recreational purposes.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 21, 2024
Byo water crisis worsens
Another resident, Edson Mhlanga, said it was unfortunate that ratepayers continue to receive questionable bills despite going for weeks without water.
By Innocent Magondo Feb. 21, 2024
Campfire benefits villagers
The project was seen as a vehicle for job creation, empowerment and diversification of livelihoods for rural communities.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 21, 2024
Plumtree illegal businesses given notice
The victims include beneficiaries of the land reform programme.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 21, 2024
Man threatens to kill police officer
The accused also damaged a 50-watt solar panel and 11 window panels belonging to Hadebe on the same day.
By Jerssie Mpofu Feb. 20, 2024
Motorist fined US$200 for assaulting parking marshal
TTI was awarded a US$2 million tender for vehicle parking management in 2022 by Bulawayo City Council.
By Staff Reporter Feb. 20, 2024
Fresh calls to revisit Mgagao massacre
Zanla and Zipra had combined to form the Zimbabwe People’s Army to fight the Ian Smith regime in then Rhodesia when a conflict broke out between the two groups.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 20, 2024
‘Drug trafficking spoiling GBV fight’
Milikani Federation president Samaria Nkomo said they would conduct awareness campaigns, despite having been slowed down by the elections.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 20, 2024
Relief for Matobo villagers
According to Dabane Trust, the sand dams need about four years for them to be able to reliably trap water.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 19, 2024
Man up for torching lover’s property
Chinandoro had another six months suspended on condition he restitutes  her lover Langanani Dube the sum of R21 000 before August 30.
By Nizbert Moyo Feb. 19, 2024
Food crisis escalates in Matabeleland region
 Chief Khulumani Mathema of Gwanda in Matabeleland South said the food situation was bad in the area under his jurisdiction.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 19, 2024
Water shortages hit Matobo villages
This was revealed in the latest Matobo Community newsletter report by Matobo by the Youth Development Initiative (MYDI) detailing various developmental and challenges in the district.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 18, 2024
Cunning thieves terrorise Bulawayo motorists
Moyo is failing to come to terms with the loss of the important documents and the challenges associated with replacing them.
By Linda Chinobva Feb. 18, 2024
Briefs: Boy tortured, locked in freezer
He grabbed his nephew by the collar and slapped him several times on the face using open hands without an explanation.
By Jerssie Mpofu Feb. 18, 2024
Shangani Rural District Hospital in shambles
The hospital is situated in Matabeleland South’s Insiza district. This publication was informed that bodies of the deceased are taken to as far as Bulawayo and Gweru because there is no mortuary.
By Sharon Sibindi Feb. 18, 2024
Briefs: Bogus soldier in court
Ncube remanded him out of custody to February 26 for trial on free bail.
By Daniel Moyo Feb. 18, 2024
Remains of 21 people found in city
Human remains have also been discovered in some parts of Matabeleland that bore the brunt of the Gukurahundi massacres in the 1980’s.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 18, 2024
Briefs: Minister flees baboons menace
Ndlovu said troops of baboons are giving residents of Gwanda sleepless nights as they  invade communities in search of food and water.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 18, 2024
Man assaults nephew (4), locks him in freezer
The accused (name withheld to protect the identity of the minor)pleaded guilty to the charge saying he committed the offence while drunk.
By Jerssie Mpofu Feb. 17, 2024
Diasporan intervenes in Mzilikazi water crisis
Many Mzilikazi residents are reportdely walking long distances in search of water.
By Margaret Lubinda Feb. 17, 2024
Reprieve for Masvingo illegal settlers
The villagers, represented by Phillip Shumba of Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, filed an appeal on Monday at the Masvingo High Court seeking to stop the evictions.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 17, 2024
Outcry over inhumane evictions
He said every Zimbabwean has the right to shelter as he rallied Zimbabweans to unite against the unjust evictions.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 14, 2024
Coltart engages ministry over water crisis
Posting on his social media platform X, Coltart said together with council officials, explained to Local Government minister Winston Chitando, the dire water challenges facing residents.
By Innocent Magondo Feb. 14, 2024